Atlantic Beach is an established seaside community that embodies the vibrant Florida lifestyle reminiscent of quaint perfect small towns you see in the movies offering everything you could want without having to go far from your front door. The dream of purchasing a home in Atlantic Beach has been so rewarding for those who now reside here and call Atlantic Beach home. Raising a family in Atlantic Beach is special as the variety of schools, parks and outdoor venues provide a wide range of activities for families to bond and grow together. Professionals and entrepreneurs are attracted to this community and it shows with the creative designs and charming elevations of numerous shops, restaurants, craft breweries and eateries and entertainment establishments scattered about the town. Many Jacksonville area residents thinking about retirement are seeking out homes for sale in Atlantic Beach to secure a piece of this amazing lifestyle at the beach to live and play every day.
Having access to so many lifestyle activities right outside your front door is exactly why Atlantic Beach is such a popular place to live. Enjoy a morning stretch on the beach with your yoga friends, catch a fun ride on your board or cut through the glassy water on your S.U.P. (stand up paddle board), grab a cup of your favorite coffee or smoothie at the various eateries and then be refreshed to start the day of work or play, relaxing or shopping. Walking, jogging and biking are popular modes of transportation for getting around Atlantic Beach and visiting the shops and restaurants at the Beaches Town Center while getting some good exercise, too!
Taking advantage of our incredible tropical climate makes exploring the outdoors with family and friends always fun and adventurous. There are 14 parks and recreation facilities in Atlantic Beach offering a wide array of activities from camping, kayaking, preserve trails, a skate park and community special events from the Holiday Artisans’ Faire to Shakespeare in the Park.
Atlantic Beach’s homes are steeped in architectural charm and throughout the neighborhoods it’s difficult to distinguish between the original and recently built designs featuring classic coastal cedar shingle or other more modern exterior elevations. Golf and tennis are other favored activities available in Atlantic Beach and the new Atlantic Beach Country Club has rejuvenated the prominent Selva Marina neighborhood offering new construction and a lifestyle complete for all ages and stages of life in a spectacular setting that’s close to everything.
The very special Beaches Town Center in Atlantic Beach is so quaint yet has a vibe that is fun and energizing. Atlantic Beach has some of the premier dining and entertainment establishments in all of Northeast Florida with amazing restaurants like the freshest seafood at North Beach Fish Camp, a fantastic taqueria and tequila bar at Flying Iguana, new American cuisine at Doro and Asian Street Fare at Hawkers to name just a few!
Live music is a staple and highlight at Ragtime and Mezza featuring the area’s top musicians in intimate and festive settings. Locals favorite spots to chillax also include Pete’s Bar, the ultimate dive bar and one of the oldest establishments at the beach and The Lemon Bar where there’s never a dull moment and always an opportunity to soak up the sun amidst great music, good friends and the beach breeze.
The various coffee shops, clothing, jewelry, book stores and galleries aren’t the touristy type but actually all have a hometown neighborhood feel where you are often greeted with smiling faces from the shop owners themselves.
Whether it’s going to the beach, frequenting the shops and restaurants at the Beaches Town Center or participating in the numerous scheduled activities throughout the year from the North Beaches Art Walk to Dancing In The Streets, it’s easy to see why Atlantic Beach is such a great place to call home.
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